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Strategic Services Transmitter Receiver Number 1




Documentary short. Training film for the OSS radio transceiver SSTR-1.

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Run time 22 minutes 30 seconds
Producer United States. Office of Strategic Services
Audio/Visual sound, black and white

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Reviewer: polistra - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - January 28, 2012
Subject: Fascinating!
Interesting to see how the designers considered the situation of a spy, providing everything likely to be needed but allowing for improvisation.

Also an excellent example of training. Clearly they'd done some 'granny testing' before making this film, because the announcer carefully discourages all the WRONG ways of using the radio!

(Is the announcer Ronald Reagan? Sounds like him.)
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